June 2021 – Drains Around the 8th Green

On Tuesday June 15th and Wednesday June 16th Freebie, Ron, Clive, Bruce and Tony set about marking out, trenching, laying the 25mm scoria, laying the 100mm socked agi-pipe, fitting the storm water pit and then backfilling the drain aon the Sth and E… Continue Reading →

Recycled Water Works – Oct ’14 to Nov ’20

Eighty days (October 2014 - November 2020) of serious planning and hard work to complete a challenging, multi-stage project.  A stunning effort by the membership of Romsey Golf Club. Special mention, and many thanks, to Les Gaunt (Twig) and Ron Walker.  Without their planning, attention to detail,… Continue Reading →

Vale Dean “Deano” Jones

All Members of Romsey Golf Club are deeply saddened by the sudden death of long-term member Dean Jones OA.  Dean joined our club in the early 1990s and, from the very beginning, was a keen competitor in all club events. He was runner-up… Continue Reading →

Coring the Greens – September 24th 2020

Greg, Liam and Jake (Turf Conditioning Services)  arrived at 7.20 am to be let in by Tony.  A careful trip down to the shed and the machines came off the truck.  Ron Walker arrived at about 7.30am closely followed by John Freestone (Freebie)… Continue Reading →

Michael McCarten – ADF

Michael rolled up to RGC in about 2013, a shy 14 year old with no experience in the game.  His neighbour had gotten so sick of Michael banging a cricket ball into the fence that he threw a set of clubs over the… Continue Reading →